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John BEST

Regimental number2331
Place of birthComet Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
Address247 George Street, Rockhampton, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinWife, Mrs Rabina Best, 247 George Street, Rockhampton, Queensland
Enlistment date6 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 5 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 November 1918

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